Green Office Supplies The Dalles OR

Desk supplies come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, but up until now they have had one thing in common: a complete disregard for the environment. Read on.

AlphaGraphics
Portland, OR
 
AlphaGraphics Hillsboro
(503) 648-2500
7235 N.W. Evergreen Pkwy,Suite 800
Hillsboro, OR
Hours
8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Expresscopy.com
(800) 260-5887
6623 NE 59th Place
Portland, OR
 
Tricor Print Communications
(503) 255-5595
7931 Ne Halsey St
Portland, OR
 
On Hand Graphics and Print
(503) 655-7832
275 Beavercreek Road.
Oregon City, OR
Prices and/or Promotions
250 Free business cards with your order of 250 busibess cards or more. Use code 250MORE. First time customers only

Portland's source for quality print and digital media services.
(503) 248-0666
200 SW Market Street
Portland, OR
Hours
Monday thru Friday - 7:30am - 6:00pm or by appointment

Bc and Osborne Mannequinn Refinishing
(503) 232-2216
1515 E Burnside St
Portland, OR
 
Precision Printing Systems
(503) 239-0016
1235 Se Morrison St
Portland, OR
 
Centerpoint Graphics
(503) 252-5617
9943 E. Burnside
Portland, OR
 
Funky T-shack Custom T-shirts
(877) 386-2290
1600 Sky Park Drive
Medford, OR
 

Green Office Supplies

Desk Supplies

Desk supplies come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, but up until now they have had one thing in common: a complete disregard for the environment.  Every office needs things like staples, rulers, scissors, tape, paper clips and rubber bands and they are increasingly being made with eco-friendly materials.  Stop throwing your money at products that are a burden on the environment.

Rulers and push pins can be found that are made from 100% recycled materials, 70-90% of which is post-consumer, which means you will be reusing other people’s old supplies.  And if you are in the market for new scissors, make sure you get a pair that has a 100% recycled plastic handle.

For the heavy pencil user, go for a pencil sharpener made from 100% post-consumer plastic.  It will be better for the environment and will probably last longer than sharpeners made from traditional materials.  And instead of clear tape that is made of acetate, go for cellophane tape made from cellulose, which is an organic compound also referred to as “regenerated cellulose fibers”. 

Lastly, for those uh-oh moments when you reach for the Correction Fluid, try one that is entirely recyclable.  Some manufacturers will give you a pre-addressed envelope, so that you may return the empty bottles back to them.  They will then recycle the residual fluid and bottle.

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